Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1984
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1955
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
6.42"
(163.07mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1968
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1955
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
10.38"
(263.65mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1949
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1938
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1901
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
28.95"
(735.33mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1979
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
38.02"
(965.71mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
73.25"
(1,860.55mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
98.05"
(2,490.47mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
148.52"
(3,772.41mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
192.88"
(4,899.15mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
14.41"
(366.01mm)
95th Driest Driest to Date 1966
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/